Arabic edit

Root
ع ض و (ʕ-ḍ-w)

Pronunciation edit

  • (file)

Noun edit

عُضْو or عِضْو (ʕuḍw or ʕiḍwm (plural أَعْضَاء (ʔaʕḍāʔ))

  1. organ
  2. member
    أَنَا عُضْوٌ فِي هَٰذِهِ ٱلْمُنَظَّمَةِ.
    ʔanā ʕuḍwun fī hāḏihi l-munaẓẓamati.
    I am a member of this organization.
  3. limb
  4. branch, piece, section

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

  • Azerbaijani: üzv
  • Ottoman Turkish: عضو (uzv, vulg. uzuv)
  • Persian: عضو ('ozv)
  • Sindhi: عضوو
  • Urdu: عضو (uzv)
  • Uzbek: uzv

(via plural form أَعْضَاء (ʔaʕḍāʔ)):

References edit

Persian edit

 
Persian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fa

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Arabic عُضْو (ʕuḍw).

Pronunciation edit

 

Readings
Classical reading? uzw
Dari reading? uzw
Iranian reading? ozv
Tajik reading? uzv

Noun edit

عضو (ozv) (plural اعضا (a'zâ) or عضوها (ozv-hâ))

  1. member
    Synonym: کارمند (kârmand)
    عضو خانوادهozv-e xânevâdefamily member
  2. body organ
    Synonyms: آلت (âlat), اندام (andâm)
  3. (mathematics) member, element
    Synonym: عنصر (onsor)

Derived terms edit

Urdu edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Arabic عُضْو (ʕuḍw).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

عُضْو (uzvm (formal plural اعضا, Hindi spelling उज़्व)

  1. member, organ

Further reading edit

  • Platts, John T. (1884), “عضو”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & Co.
  • عضو”, in ریخْتَہ لُغَت (rexta luġat) - Rekhta Dictionary [Urdu dictionary with meanings in Hindi & English], Noida, India: Rekhta Foundation, 2024.